Walking man mugged in Bibb

Macon police are investigating a mugging that took place on Houston Avenue about 7:45 p.m. Friday, a police report said.

The victim was walking on Houston Avenue when two masked men leapt out of some bushes and attacked him. One of the robbers hit the victim in the face with a gun. Both men then pointed guns at the victim, demanding money, and took $500. The robbers then fled into Colonial Terrace, the report said.

Anyone with information regarding the case should contact CrimeStoppers at (877) 68-CRIME.